Norman Schwarzkopf: ". . . prefers the way Cheney operated during the Gulf War. "He didn't put himself in the position of being the decision-maker as far as tactics were concerned, as far as troop deployments, as far as missions were concerned."
- Chief of Staff for President Gerald Ford. 
Rumsfeld was his boss in the 70s, when rummy worked for President Nixon
He was SecDef during the gulf war.
Question: What was Team B in the Ford adminsitration?
netherlands prime minister Edit
"When the Netherlands declined to permit the CIA to attempt to recruit an Iraqi official there as an intelligence asset, Cheney called the prime minister of Netherlands to demand his approval, but was rebuffed." http://www.salon.com/opinion/blumenthal/2006/01/05/spying/index1.html
Q: is that true?